August 12, 1976: Day of the Week
August 12, 1976 was the 225th day of the year 1976 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 141 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Mokuyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 47 years old today. If that same person saved a dollar every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $15,020.00 today.
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Here’s the August 1976 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1976 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Leo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Peridot is the modern birthstone for this month. Diamond is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Dragon is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
August 12, 1976 Historical Event(s)
- 1976Between 1,000 and 3,500 Palestinians are killed in the Tel al-Zaatar massacre, one of the bloodiest events of the Lebanese Civil War
Who were born on August 12, 1976?
- 1976Antoine Walker, American basketball player
- 1976Brad Lukowich, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1976Henry Tuilagi, Samoan rugby union footballer
- 1976Mikko Lindström, Finnish guitarist (HIM)
- 1976Pedro Collins, Barbadian cricketer
- 1976Richard McCourt, English children’s television presenter
- 1976Wednesday 13, American vocalist (Wednesday 13, Murderdolls)
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